Concepts in World Politics

Original Publish Date: Sep 10, 2016
Product Number: EB00807920
Released: Feb 14, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781473944305
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Recognizing the vital importance of concepts in shaping our understanding of international relations, this ground-breaking new book puts concepts front and centre, systematically unpacking them in a clear, critical and engaging way. With contributions from some of the foremost authorities in the field, < explores 17 core concepts, from democracy to globalization, sovereignty to revolution, and covers:

  • The multiple meanings of a concept, where these meanings come from, and how they are employed theoretically and practically >
  • The consequences of using concepts to frame the world in one way or another >
  • The method of concept analysis > >

    A challenging and stimulating read, < is an indispensable guide for all students of international relations looking to develop a more nuanced and sophisticated understanding of world politics.

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